CBCT Scan Formats

Choose From a Wide Variety of CT Scan Viewing and Planning Formats:

  • Multiple formats designed to help you get the best diagnostic yield from your Dental CT scans
  • Select from your preferred CT Scan software format
  • Choose from the latest i-CAT Vision planning software or receive printed scans on high quality photo paper
  • CT Scan Software is provided free of charge with patient scans and can be downloaded HERE

Click on the links below to find out more about the ct scan formats we offer

i-CAT Vision

i-CAT Vision is a powerful dental implant planning software also used in oral and maxillofacial surgery and orthodontics to name a few. I-Cat Vision allows you to view, plan, measure and manipulate patient CBCT scans in 3D, and enables printing of reports and creating duplicate images for colleagues and patients. More importantly, the i-CAT Vision software can be used chair-side allowing you to discuss and go through treatment plans with your patient.


If you already have your own dental or surgical planning software we can provide CT Scans in DICOM format (Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine). The DICOM file format is widely used in the medical community for interchange of images and data, with many dentists using it for dental treatment planning.

PACS Cloud Viewer

PACS (Picture Archiving and Communication System) makes it possible for you to view and manipulate CT scans on mobile devices, including tablets and high-end mobile phones. The PACS Cloud Viewer enables you to share 3D CBCT scans with colleagues and patients instantly, without the need to download software.


SimPlant dental planning software provides axial, cross sectional and panoramic views of the patient’s reformatted CBCT image, allowing you to virtually place dental implants. SimPlant options include SimPlant OneShot, SimPlant2SimPlant planner, Simplant Lite and SimPlant Pro.


Nobel Guide’s planning and viewing software also allows for the production of dental drill guides. When used in conjunction with the NobelGuide surgical kit it may also be used to produce provisional or even definitive dental bridgework before surgery takes place.


iDent Imaging software combined with their surgical guides allows dentists to simplify and improve the accurate planning and placement of den dental implants.

Planmeca Romexis Viewer

Planmeca Romexis is a comprehensive software program for acquiring, viewing and processing 2D and 3D images. Planmeca Romexis is a complete dental imaging software with a wide variety of tools for dental image viewing, enhancement, measurements and annotations.


At CT Dent we provide a patients CBCT Scan and Digital Intra-oral Scan which is then used to prepare a 3D printed MGUIDE surgical template. The MGUIDE open wire-frame system allows for accurate implant planning and accurate surgical planning.

Photo Paper

We can provide printed CT Scan images on high quality photographic paper – Easily share and discuss treatment plans with your patient and add to paper files.

If you have any questions regarding formats then please contact us for further information.